The Simone Biles Story: Courage to Soar

Release Date:  2/3/18; Lifetime Genre:  Drama/Biography Rating: NR Cast:  Jeante Godlock (Simone Biles); Julius Tennon (Ron Biles); Tisha Campbell-Martin (Nellie Biles), Kathleen Rose Perkins (Aimee Boorman), Kelsey Scott (Shanon), Marilyn Norry (Martha Karolyi), Nakai Takawira (Young Simone). Story:   Based on her book, Courage to Soar: A Body in Motion, A Life in Balance, The Simone…

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Behind The Movement

Release Date:  February 2018; TV One Genre:  Drama Rating:  Unknown Director:  Aric Avelino Studio(s):  Swirl Films, TV One Running time:  Unknown Cast:  Meta Golding as Rosa Parks, Roger Guenveur Smith as Raymond Parks, Loretta Devine as JoAnn Robinson, Isaiah Washington as E.D. Nixon, Shaun Clay as Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., Derek Roberts as Fred…

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Bobbi Kristina

Release Date:  10/8/17; TV One Genre:  Drama/Biography Rating:  NR Cast:  Joy Rovaris (Bobbi Kristina), Demetria McKinney (Whitney Houston), Hassan Johnson (Bobby Brown), Nadji Jeter (Nick Gordon), Vivica A. Fox (Pat Houston), Carl Kennedy (Gary Houston). Story:  Our story begins immediately after Whitney’s (played by Demetria McKinney) death and takes us into Krissi’s struggle to come…

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Michael Jackson:  Searching for Neverland

Release Date:  5/29/17; Lifetime Genre:  Drama/Biography Rating:  NR Director:   Dianne Houston Studio:   Lifetime, Silver Screen Pictures, Lifetime Television Cast:  Navi (Michael Jackson), Chad L. Coleman (Bill Whitfield), Sam Adegoke (Javon Beard), Aidan Smith (Prince Jackson), Taegen Burns (Paris Jackson), Michael Mourra (Blanket Jackson). Story:  Based on the best-selling book, Remember the Time: Protecting Michael Jackson…

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Marshall

Release Date:  10/13/17; In Theaters Genre:   Drama/Biography Rating:  Unknown Running Time:  Unknown Director:  Reginald Hudlin Studio:   Chestnut Ridge Productions, China Wit Media, Starlight Media, Super Hero Films, Open Road Films (II). Cast:  Chadwick Boseman (Thurgood Marshall), Josh Gad (Sam Friedman), Kate Hudson, Dan Stevens, James Cromwell, Sterling K. Brown, Keesha Sharp, Jussie Smollett, Rozonda ‘Chilli’…

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The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

Release Date:   4/22/17; HBO Genre:  Drama/Biography Rating:  NR Running Time:  Unknown Director:  George C. Wolfe Studio:   Your Face Goes Here Entertainment, Harpo Films, HBO Films and Cine Mosaic. Cast:  Renée Elise Goldsberry, Oprah Winfrey, Courtney B. Vance, Rose Byrne, Rocky Carroll, Kyanna Simone Simpson, Leslie Uggams, Reg E. Cathey, Reed Birney, Ruben Santiago-Hudson, John Douglas…

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